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Component Level Design Workflows - Conversation & feedback

Hi All, Now in Archicad, most design and data are handled at the element level - assigning properties, using Graphic Overrides or setting renovation status are a few examples.To express design intent and extract data at a more detailed level, the com...

James B by Graphisoft
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Resolved! Setting a Mesh and Building to real-world Elevations?

I have a project in the Mountains about 9200 ft above sea level. I set my Project Location Altitude to 9200. I have no idea if that does anything, because it does not seem to. I want the site mesh contours to read Z-elevations to match the real-world...

How to draw a sloping slab on garage floor

Hi, I'm trying to draw a sloping slab on garage floor but not find the way, so I'm seeking help here. The slope slab is showed as picture below, the edge of AB is designed 3inch higher than edge of CD


Issue with Morphs and Rotated Grids in 3D window

Hi All - just checking in for other people's wisdom and experience here: I have a building that requires a number of rotated grids. In the 3d window, I can pick a rotated grid and use the construction planes to draw in a number of different orientati...

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AlexM by Booster
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Help with walls behaving strangely

Hi I am a student having trouble with a wall in my house design. In 3d in the interior it is showing up the wrong colour, skinnier than in should be, the window frames are sticking out, and there is a gap to the intersecting wall. It looks fine on th...

Resolved! Problems editing roof ridge

Hey I'm having problems editing the roof ridges in my current project. I'm using ungrouped multiplane roof. Sometimes i'm getting the pet palette that offers three ways to editng the roof while othertimes i don't see it at all. I'm quite new to Archi...

Bjorvik by Participant
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Curtain Wall Panels plan representation

Hi, on one of our recent models, we had a curtain wall with double glazing panels set up. When we initially had a single glazed panel, the linework showed correctly in plan view (image 1), wherein the panels join at center of the mullion. However, wh...

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as by Contributor
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Resolved! mesh solid body not showing

Two related questions: I have a mountainous terrain that someone else created. It is set to show a solid body but its not. The screenshots show my settings. What needs to change to get it to show? I am concerned about experimenting on this file with ...

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Resolved! Question about wall interconnection

Hello, when I am learning one problem happened. I drawed an interior wall surrounding a concrete wall using chained Geometry, but the conner interconnection showed as marked red circle in the picture, but if I drawed wall just in a blank place showed...

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